Past IssuesQuarterly ReportYearbook2016: We Are One
Winter 2019 Annual 2019 Summer 2019 Spring 2019 Winter 2018 Fall 2018 Summer 2018 Spring 2018 Winter 2017 Fall 2017 Summer 2017In 2005, one hungry student unknowingly put in motion a domino effect that now assists 7,500 kids from more than 150 schools in a 32-county area on a weekly basis--the Buddy Pack."Service above self" is the mantra of Rotary International, and the Northwest Rotary Club of Columbia fully embodies that mission in its partnership with West Boulevard Elementary School.For the past 30 years, Lee Expressive Arts Elementary School and Stephens College have benefited from exchanging resources, volunteers, and immersive opportunities.Columbia Public Schools and the Missouri Symphony Society are celebrating a 15-year partnership. This year, the partnership expanded to allow all CPS third graders to see a symphony performance.
The Assistance League of Mid-Missouri recently parceled out grants totaling $98,391.56 for Columbia Public Schools, funding 187 projects.The Center for Early Learning--North houses the district's early childhood programs under one roof, including early childhood special education, preschool classrooms, and Parents As Teachers.One program that exemplifies CPS' dedication to graduation and adult-life preparation is the AVID system, which stands for Achievement Via Individual Determination.
Winter 2016 Fall 2016Beulah Ralph served as a community leader, mentor
and educator at Columbia Public Schools for 58 years
until her retirement in 2005. She died in 2010.
for inaugural school year
After years of construction and preparation, students finally will fill the halls of Beulah Ralph Elementary School, the district’snewest and 21st elementary school.